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yatter

[yat-er]Informal.
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verb (used without object)
  1. to chatter or jabber.
noun
  1. chatter; idle talk.

Origin of yatter

1865–70; perhaps ya(p) + (cha)tter
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Historical Examples

  • I replied, for the woman's yatter, yatter easily vexed me, being still weak.

    The Men of the Moss-Hags

    S. R. Crockett


British Dictionary definitions for yatter

yatter

verb (intr)
  1. to talk at length; chatter
noun
  1. continuous chatter

Word Origin

of imitative origin
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